Amritsar train accident killing 61 people raised furore across the nation. The shocking incident occured on Dussehra when a speeding Train mowed down hundreds of people standing on railway track watching Ravan effigy burn. Driver of the train held responsible for the terrible accident.
Driver claimed that train didn’t stop even after applying emergency breaks and that he was given green signal. Witnesses alleged that the driver is lying. Public outrage over the accident grew and relatives of victims started protesting demanding strong action to be taken on people responsible. Train driver was detained by police. As per latest reports, the train driver has committed suicide.